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Subject: Re: Seismometer Siting
From: Bob Hancock icarus@.........
Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 12:02:16 -0700

Jerry -

I have the book - what page and where on the page did you read this.

Bob Hancock

On Sep 27, 2009, at 11:14 AM, GPayton wrote:

> Over and over, I have read that normally a seismometer is sited for  
> N-S, E-W, and Vertical sensing.
> However, I just read a paragraph in An Introduction to Seismology,  
> Earthquakes and Earth Structure about a seismometer in Hawaii that  
> "was oriented to receive S phase signals."  How is that accomplished?
> I could venture a guess, but probably would be wrong.
> Thanks,.
> Jerry Payton


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